Most listings are in the $20's per square foot per year. The Montavilla submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $26 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Greater Portland market, the Montavilla region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted submarket.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have been listed, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the office spaces in the Montavilla are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 880 sqft. Most buildings in this area were built in 1978 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Agriculture is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by motorcycle is the most popular way to get to work amongst Montavilla occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.